Youth Web Resources

Support

LGBTQ Student Resources & Support

  • This website provides links and resources for LGBTQ students and teens, as well as resources for teachers, colleges, universities, and all others who are interested in creating welcoming and supportive environments.

 

The Network La Red

  • Survivor-led organizing to end partner abuse

 

True Colors Project

  • The True Colors Fund works to end homelessness amongst LGBTQ+ youth, creating a world in which young people can be their true selves.
  • Provides resources for LGBTQ youth

 

Angels of Change

  • Mission: Angels of Change is a fundraiser of the CHAMPION FUND to support transgender services housed within The Division of Adolescent Medicine; which has provided healthcare and supportive services specifically designed for trans and gender- nonconforming youth since 1996.
  • Objectives:
    • Empower trans youth to demonstrate leadership in their respective communities by being “Angels of Change”
    • Highlight the work of trans and gender nonconforming youth who create positive change within their community
    • Honor individuals, corporations and organizations that provide support to trans youth

 

The Trevor Project

  • Founded in 1998 by the creators of the Academy Award®-winning short film TREVOR, The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24.

 

GLBT Host Home Project of Avenues for Homeless Youth

  • “Building community one host home at a time”
  • The GLBT Host Home Program provides transitional living arrangements for 10 homeless gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth and young adults ages 16 to 21 in safe, supportive, volunteer host homes. Founded in 1998, this community-based program is coordinated by Avenues, but supported by a vast array of individuals and other youth-serving agencies. The host homes receive training and ongoing support from Avenues, while the youth receive case management by the referring agencies.

 

GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project

  • Mission Statement: To assist and support victims and survivors of domestic violence, focusing on the GLBTQ community, to bring about responsive public policy, and to increase access to culturally competent services.

 

GoGrad

  • Provides a comprehensive list of scholarships for LGBTQ students planning for their graduate education
  • Broken down by subject
  • Includes tips for applying and securing financial aid and scholarships

 

Project Know
Site provides LGBTQ substance addiction rehab resources

Affordable Colleges Online: LGBTQ Resources
Includes LGBTQ-friendly colleges
Rates colleges on health services, clubs and organizations, gender studies, and official inclusion statements

 

Online Colleges: LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges
Provides lists of LGBTQ welcoming colleges in the US
Provides access to LGBTQ scholarship opportunities

 

Trans Advocate
News and opinion articles on current trans issues